Epilepsy and the Spinal Tap
One test for epilepsy is the spinal tap, which can measure pressure on the brain, the presence of abnormal cells or bacteria, and glucose levels. WebMD explains why and how the procedure is performed.
Treatment for Epilepsy
WebMD explains various treatment options for epilepsy.
Epilepsy Drugs for Children
There are a wide number of drugs available for treating epilepsy in children, and advances in the past years have made a difference. WebMD tells you more.
Understanding Seizures and Epilepsy
WebMD explains various types of seizures, including those not caused by epilepsy.
WebMD explains how epilepsy is diagnosed.
A list of organizations and foundations related to epilepsy.
Glossary of Epilepsy Terms
WebMD provides a list of terms associated with epilepsy and their definitions.
Common Epilepsy Causes and Seizure Triggers
WebMD explains the causes of epilepsy and what can trigger seizures. Also find out about the connection between epilepsy and head injuries, stroke, drug abuse, and more.
Women and Epilepsy
WebMD looks at the unique issues facing women with epilepsy.
Get the basics on prevention of seizures from the experts at WebMD.